Questions tagged [importexport]

Questions about the Import/Export core feature of Magento (`Mage_ImportExport`)

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Magmi installation localhost [closed]

I am trying to build an ecommerce site and I'm stuck on how to import bulk products on magmi, after searching through the web i have not found a clear walk-through on how to setup magmi and use it to ...
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database import error

i have imported my local magento database to live one with phpmyadmin. but when im trying to access my web site i get this error log. a:4:{i:0;s:63:"Item (Mage_Core_Model_Store) with the same id "0" ...
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Exporting products, Import/Export profiles - Fatal error: Call to undefined method Mage_Catalog_Model_Product_Type_Simple::getConfigurableAttributes()

I am trying to export all products using Magento's Import/Export profiles. However it is giving me this error: Fatal error: Call to undefined method Mage_Catalog_Model_Product_Type_Simple::...
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Cannot import customers with the right fieldvalue website/website_id

I cannot import a customer-csv if the ‘website’ field is missing, or empty or containing ‘ETK-shop’. This field has to contain the value ‘ADMIN’ Then the import goes well, without errors. However, if ...
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Deleted products are showing in while exporting products

I am exporting products using Dataflow profile. The exported inventory csv file contains the deleted products also.But in Manage product option,no deleted products appear. I have tried exporting after ...
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Export products but only from one category

As far as I can see, I can export customers and products. But when I only need products from one category I can't find that flag for it. Is there a trick to to do that?
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Site Corruption After Magmi Import

I convert an xml file to .csv based on a freshly installed magento's export via dataflow. After that i changed my product.csv with all required attributes and made magmi import. All cool but when ...
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How do I add information to existing simple products by CSV?

My company is trying to add UPC information in bulk to our existing Magento products. We think that scanning our SKU's in a CSV and then scanning the UPC information would be very efficient for us. ...
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Strange CSV file when export “orders”

When my customers exports a CSV file of the current orders, the export seems very strange. Here is a image that shows the layout of the CSV file: Any ideas what the problem could be? Thanks in ...
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update magento products details through new “attribute value” by uploading in excel sheet

we uploaded some 200 products, we created "attribute" = "size" and we have to update the value of "size" for all 200 products. we are planning to update through excel sheet in .csv format. what is ...
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How to import Etsy products into Magento? [closed]

I have an Etsy shop I want to transfer to Magento. I've exported a CSV file from Etsy, tried to import it in Magento ut got an error message: "Can not find required columns: sku" I assume my CSV file ...
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Bulk images wont upload Mag CE 1.9

Now been at this for nearly 2 days... Using Magento for years, never had this much trouble uploading images in bulk. 'Image does not exist' error when uploading a full product CSV with images ...
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Import product with magento 1.4 to 1.9

In my shop I have more 6000 products, but my magento shop using Magento 1.4.1 version. How can I move/migrate all products with images to my new magento shop 1.9? When I tried mage export file, I ...
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Is there a way to export all categories into a csv?

Is there a way to export all categories into a csv? Im moving data from a non-magento store into a fresh build.
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Import/Export-Module: how can I import images to a custom attribute?

In the backend I created my own product attribute, named custom_image. I know how to create a csv file in order to import products to magento. But it doesn't seem to work with custom image attributes....
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getMediaGallery() how to see which image is thumbnail, small_image, image?

I want to get the image path and position of all images of each product. Therefore I load all media data: $p = Mage::getModel('catalog/product')->load($productId); //get all images $mediaGallery = ...
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I want to create a shop with affiliate products, i need to import them from csv feed

I want to import products from csv file. But how to get product images from an url? The csv file contain the image url and affiliate link too. I need to import this two fileds in specific places.
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ORDERS not showing as an Entity in Export function

Per this article, I should be able to export Order details... http://www.magentocommerce.com/knowledge-base/entry/how-to-export-orders However, when I go to the Export function ORDERS is not in the ...
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csv import of images does not work reliably

I am trying to import products with images into magento via a csv file. However, most of the times, the images are not imported, neither in the frontend nor the backend. I use columns "image", "...
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Upgrade from Magento 1.5 to 1.9

I actually want a clean magento 1.9, without any modules/extensions/themes, but would like to keep at least products and customers. Orders are good to keep, but not necessary. Now I tried: A fresh ...
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Unable to import more csv files into Magento

We have been importing products into Magento using multiple CSV files. There are files for each category. To overcome errors, we have in the past repeatedly imported the same CSV files (using Replace ...
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Avs FastSimpleImport - Import all images

i'm using the Avs_FastSimpleImport extension to import my products from an csv file. Im building up my product array according to the documentation of the extension, found here I manage to import the ...
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Exporting .csv of “selectable options”

I have two websites. On one site I have 4000 products and on the new site I only have 1500. How can I export the attributes/settings of "selectable options" and update my new site, instead of ...
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Importing changes made in a CSV back into Magento

My client used the export tool, made a bunch of changes, and then tried to import it...lo & behold errors everywhere. I didn't get a chance to lead him away from the import/export tools before he ...
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Magento sets zero quantity importing csv with only _links_* column

I'm trying to update products adding related, cross sell and upsell products by importing a CSV from System->Import/Export->Import functionality. After the import process all the modified ...
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Magento images are not showing up - case sensitive filename

I transferred Magento shopping cart one server to another server after that my site product images are not showing on the new site. All images /media/catalog/product/A/S/As-1_3.JPG in ftp but img ...
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Only the Homepage is showing after moving Magento

I've just moved a Magento website to another server and domain. I adjusted the secure and unsecure url path in the cofig data table and also adjusted the config.xml. After that i've also cleared the ...
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Import product ratings

Is it possible to import the star ratings in a CSV import on Magento? I know I can import/export the reviews, but these exports do not include the star rating (Detailed Rating) Can someone point me ...
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Import Question

Newbie question. If I want to import a new load of products and will it overwrite the existing ones or just add the new ones. This is a real newbie question but I just want reassurance that I wont ...
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Importing product page titles and descriptions with csv into magento

Is there a way to import via a csv, product page titles and descriptions? we need to update this meta info for thousands of products and the developer says it cannot be done but we have to do manually....
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How to Export Category URLS

I have started to change over all my product URL from my old website to my new so we do not lose any google ratings, however i can't see any option to export category urls, only products or customers? ...
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How do I perform validation on a product import file before doing the import and get back any errors?

I would like to locate a tool that validates a product data import file before we actual perform the import. I would like the tool to validate the file and let me know if the file is ok or if there ...
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Importing Products, Super attribute not allowing any other from that attribute be selected in admin panel?

I am having an issue with importing a defined configurable product not allowing anything from that attribute set to be selected from the admin panel. I am getting results like this Here is an example ...
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Bulk item delete via csv

i am a newbie in magento so dont know much about coding and scrippts, my problem is i have list of SKU's which are end of line now and has been replaced with new products. i want to delete them so i ...
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Migrate local server database info to remote web server after adding language or storefront

I have a Magento local install for testing. How do I transfer my database changes after I add e.g. a new language. I have added all the products texts etc pp, but I can't just dump the mysql database ...
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magento Cannot add or update a child row when import database

I tried to move Magento site from sub-doamin into new main domain. when I tried to import a database, I got following error : "Magento Cannot add or update a child row: a foreign key constraint ...
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Magento dataflow profile - import products error - Please set available and/or protected paths list(s) before validation. [closed]

I tried to save the dataflow profile import products but i can't. I just receive the error "Please set available and/or protected paths list(s) before validation" After some code investigation i can ...
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Imported products from magento 1.7 site are not visible on magento 1.8 site

I imported all products from magento 1.7 site to freshly installed 1.8 site. both are different sites. but products are same. after "run Profile" , i got message on screen "import successfull". ...
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How can I enforce the import of a product status on a product import?

I'm Importing products from another shop system to a new magento installation (1.9.0.1). Therefore I have created a CSV which gets imported via a import profile. The import process shows no errors but ...
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Exporting admin panel settings that are saved to the database

When handling different environments for dev and live sites, how to pass on changes that are only saved to the database to the other environment without having to export the whole database? Say for ...
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Magento products not showing up after import

I've been trying to import products from Magento 1.7 to 1.9, but have been running into a lot of problems. When trying to export with System-Import/Export-Export and then Importing through Dataflow ...
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CSV - Imported product image is not visible in admin section but shown in front end

I have imported products from CSV into my magento store using Product import section.The product images are visible in front store, but not visible in admin section. When I try to edit a product, ...
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how to export/import websites,stores,store-views?

I have a Magento install with 58 websites, and i need to recreate them in a new installation. Is there any way to export the database table which handle this?, and then import it in the new DB?. ...
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Getting product information from a external database

I have been given an unfinished product from a client, and it is a mess. This is my first time ever using Magento, but I have used other CMS's. So please bare with me as I am a "newbie". I do have ...
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Magento Feed Extensions

I have a client how is looking for an import extension, as he has about 6 or 7 feeds a day from different suppliers with different and same products. These he uploads into his current website, or ...
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Character encoding issue when importing articles description into magento

I put all articles in a csv file with swedish characters åäö and thai characters กขค and some other characters like é. Saved it in excel Apple OSX csv. Opened Textwrangler and replaced all ; with , ...
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Orders import export [duplicate]

Hi is there any way to import and export orders? By default can import and export the products and customers data but not he orders.
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Does Magento support Parenthesis symbols / Brackets in picture filename?

0 down vote favorite Easy step: Can anyone who uses magento try to import a picture with brackets included in the picture name? Use the default import/export tool and please let me know if you have ...
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What is the difference between Import/Export vs Dataflow

So, I'm using Magento 1.6.2.0 on a project and I'm seeing I have options for import, export, and dataflow profiles. In previous versions I've used the interface has been like the dataflow profiles. ...
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product export makes backend inaccessible. sql seems to be idle. How to find the bottleneck? [closed]

I'm running a default Magento product export. The shop contain over 30K products. That will take some time - sure! But if I open a new tab to continue working with the backend I just get a blank ...